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Gus Halper

 
Bio:
Gus Halper is making his Broadway debut in Sing Street, and can currently be seen in a major recurring role on Cinemax’s thrilling series “Jett,” opposite Carla Gugino. Halper was recently seen in the feature film Cold Pursuit, opposite Liam Neeson as well as the lead role of ‘Erik ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Gus Halper is making his Broadway debut in Sing Street, and can currently be seen in a major recurring role on Cinemax’s thrilling series “Jett,” opposite Carla Gugino. Halper was recently seen in the feature film Cold Pursuit, opposite Liam Neeson as well as the lead role of ‘Erik ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Brendan [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Brendan
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway New York Premiere at MCC, 2016
Misha

Photos

Tiffany Tatreau, Gus Halper, Emily Rohm, Alex Wyse, Lillian Castillo, Kholby Wardell, Photo

Tiffany Tatreau, Gus Halper, Emily Rohm, Alex Wyse, Lillian Castillo, Kholby Wardell, Karl Hamilton

From: 
Date:
12/01/2016
Tiffany Tatreau, Gus Halper, Emily Rohm, Alex Wyse, Lillian Castillo, Kholby Wardell Photo

Tiffany Tatreau, Gus Halper, Emily Rohm, Alex Wyse, Lillian Castillo, Kholby Wardell

From: 
Date:
12/01/2016
Tiffany Tatreau, Gus Halper, Emily Rohm, Alex Wyse, Lillian Castillo, Kholby Wardell Photo

Tiffany Tatreau, Gus Halper, Emily Rohm, Alex Wyse, Lillian Castillo, Kholby Wardell

From: 
Date:
12/01/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Brendan [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Brendan

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway New York Premiere at MCC, 2016
Misha

Gus Halper Biography

Gus Halper is making his Broadway debut in Sing Street, and can currently be seen in a major recurring role on Cinemax’s thrilling series “Jett,” opposite Carla Gugino. Halper was recently seen in the feature film Cold Pursuit, opposite Liam Neeson as well as the lead role of ‘Erik Mendendez’ in NBC’s “Law & Order: True Crime – The Menendez Murders.” Gus got his first big break opposite Nick Jonas and Ben Schnetzer in David Gordon Green’s Goat, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. He also made his New York theater debut in the original musical comedy Ride the Cyclone, for which he was nominated for a Lucille Lortel Award. Other TV credits include recurring roles on “Power” (Starz) and “Happy” (SyFy), as well as a guest spots on “Ramy” (Hulu), “Chicago P.D.” (NBC), and “Madam Secretary” (CBS).

Gus Halper Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Gus Halper, Sing Street
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Gus Halper, Ride the Cyclone

Gus Halper News

Photo: First Look at Colman Domingo as Bayard Rustin in George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN Photo Photo: First Look at Colman Domingo as Bayard Rustin in George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN
by Michael Major - Aug 4, 2022

Netflix has shared a first look at Tony winner Colman Domingo as Bayard Rustin in George C. Wolfe's upcoming film, Rustin. The new film will also star Audra McDonald, Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Chris Rock, and more. Check out the first look photo now!

Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts & More Join George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN Biopic on Netflix Photo Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts & More Join George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN Biopic on Netflix
by Michael Major - Oct 18, 2021

Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, CCH Pounder, Bill Irwin, Gus Halper, Johnny Ramey, and Carra Patterson will join the previously announced Audra McDonald, Chris Rock, Colman Domingo, and Glynn Turman in the new biopic based on the life of activist Bayard Rustin.

Eva Noblezada, Brittney Johnson, Lindsay Pearce and More to Take Part in VOICES OF CO Photo Eva Noblezada, Brittney Johnson, Lindsay Pearce and More to Take Part in VOICES OF COMPASSION Virtual Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2020

On Saturday, July 18, and Sunday, July 19, Grammy Award-winning duo Rodrigo y Gabriela, DAWN, Jade Novah, Shea Diamond, Sarah Jeffery, and Jamie Campbell Bower will participate in a virtual concert featuring an inspiring lineup of more than 30 musical artists.

VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE! Tops List of Outer Critics Circle Honorees! Photo VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE! Tops List of Outer Critics Circle Honorees!
by Nicole Rosky - May 11, 2020

The Outer Critics Circle (OCC), the official organization of writers on New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers and national publications, today announced its plans for honoring the 2019-2020 season of Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.

The Winners Are In for the 2020 Lucille Lortel Awards- The Full List! Photo The Winners Are In for the 2020 Lucille Lortel Awards- The Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - May 3, 2020

Mario Cantone will host this year's Lucille Lortel Awards, which are being presented as a virtual broadcast and benefit for The Actors Fund on Sunday, May 3, at 7pm. The online event will bring together theatre performers, industry veterans, and fans worldwide in a celebration of Off-Broadway.

SING STREET: GROUNDED Benefit Raises $310, 924.00 Photo SING STREET: GROUNDED Benefit Raises $310, 924.00
by A.A. Cristi - May 1, 2020

SING STREET: Grounded - At Home With The Broadway Cast raised $310, 924.00 for The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS in one day.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 1- with Jeremy Jordan, Ashley Spencer, Lauren Moli Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 1- with Jeremy Jordan, Ashley Spencer, Lauren Molina and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 1, 2020

Today (May 1) in live streaming: Ridge chats with Jordan and Spencer, The Goodbye Girl cast reunites, and so much more!

WATCH: SING STREET's Virtual Charity Performance 'Grounded' Photo WATCH: SING STREET's Virtual Charity Performance 'Grounded'
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 30, 2020

The stars of Sing Street are going live today at 6:30pm to show their support to first responders and essential healthcare workers with a virtual charity performance benefiting The Mayor's Fund and BCEFA!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 30- with Kerry Butler, SING STREET Cast and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 30- with Kerry Butler, SING STREET Cast and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 30, 2020

Today (April 30) in live streaming: Ben counts down Sondheim songs, Sing Street performs for BC/EFA, and so much more!

BWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED Photo BWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 29, 2020

Get a sneak peek of SING STREET: Grounded streaming this Thursday from 6:30pm till 7pm (EST) exclusively on SING STREET Broadway's Facebook Page!

Gus Halper Videos

BWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED VideoBWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 29, 2020

Get a sneak peek of SING STREET: Grounded streaming this Thursday from 6:30pm till 7pm (EST) exclusively on SING STREET Broadway's Facebook Page!

VIDEO: SING STREET Releases Music Video for 'Riddle of the Model'; Announces New Rele VideoVIDEO: SING STREET Releases Music Video for 'Riddle of the Model'; Announces New Release Date for Cast Recording
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2020

SING STREET has released a new video for a?oeRiddle of the Modela??. 

Living Room Concerts: SING STREET's Gus Halper Sings 'Go Now' VideoLiving Room Concerts: SING STREET's Gus Halper Sings 'Go Now'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 26, 2020

For today's performance we've got Sing Street's Gus Halper singing 'Go Now!'

BWW TV: Get Ready to RIDE THE CYCLONE and Meet the Company!
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 6, 2016

MCC Theater will soon present the New York City premiere of the new musical Ride the Cyclone, which marks just the third musical in MCC's now-iconic 30-year history of producing new works for the American theater. With book, music and lyrics by Jacob Richmond and Brooke Maxwell, Ride the Cyclone had its celebrated U.S. premiere in 2015 at Chicago Shakespeare Theater under the direction and choreography of Rachel Rockwell, who returns for the MCC production.


Gus Halper Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gus Halper next theatre project?
Gus Halper's next show will be Sing Street which opens on 12/31/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Gus Halper been in?
Gus Halper has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Gus Halper been in?
Gus Halper has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Gus Halper been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Sing Street and Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Ride the Cyclone .

What awards has Gus Halper won?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Sing Street.